The views are quite spectacular from your room with a balcony, overlooking The Little Pigeon River as you stay at The Inn on the River Pigeon Forge Tn. Consistently rated as one of the best places to stay in Pigeon Forge, guests have a positive outlook on their experience and would recommend that others come and visit this comfortable hotel. The Inn on the River is one of only a handful of locations offering that coveted scenery overlooking the Little Pigeon River. Enjoy sitting back and relaxing while listening to the soothing sounds of the water as it flows by.

Rooms and Suites

There are plenty of places to stay in comfort while visiting the Pigeon Forge Inn on the River having a total of 128 rooms and what are considered mini-suites to give you a little more room to spread out. Different room configurations can be reserved including accommodations that support extra guests by having 2 Queen Beds, or if you are in for a Romantic Getaway, the King Bedroom might be a better choice. Other options that you might want to consider would be a view of the free-flowing River that you can see from your balcony, or maybe you want to cozy up to your very own fireplace. You can even get a room with its very own Jacuzzi if that is what you are looking for. All of the rooms have comfortable bedding, and the bathrooms have been upgraded to a nice granite counter top. Included in your room rate you will also find that you get Free Wireless Internet access, a mini-fridge and even a nice large Flat Screen TV to enjoy your favorite shows.

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The Inn on the River Reviews


The location of The Inn on the River, overlooking the Little Pigeon River and within walking distance of many attractions and dining, including The Island, make this the perfect place to stay. Add in the high ratings that are consistent with this Inn and you might just have a real winner. The beds are said to be very comfortable and the staff is always trying to make things the best as possible during your stay. Breakfast is large and gives you a great start to your day. The kids had a great time at the pools.


Having a few more amenities would be nice like a water slide for the pool area but all in all, this is a very nice place to stay. A couple of the guests mentioned that the handicapped accessible features could be done a little better to provide better access.

* Estimate of Rating Levels

Above Average - 95%
Average - 3%
Below Average - 2%

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Fun Things to Do

The indoor and outdoor pool are a lot of fun, but there are plenty of things to do nearby. The Island is just a short walk away with fun for all ages, shopping and great dining options. The Christmas Place is right next door and opens all year.


Pets are not allowed at The Pigeon Forge Inn on the River.


Self-Parking is free for each night of your stay.

Fitness Center

There is not a Fitness center, but the Pigeon Forge Community Center is nearby, within walking distance if you would like a good workout.

What is the Breakfast like?

The breakfast is more than you would expect from your typical continental fare but don’t get overly excited because it is still just a Continental breakfast. The Inn does try to mix it up a bit by adding in items that you might not find at other hotels like, Waffles and Biscuits and Gravy.

The Inn on the River

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